This month’s comic was part of a ‘three sentence story’ challenge. We were given a month to create something – any medium/style – in response to the prompt

“United as one, we overthrew the tyrant.
But seizing power is easier than wielding it wisely.
From the palace, we watch the mob advance.”

I was very deliberate about wanting it to be a modern revolution, and once I’d hit on the image of the ranting mastermind-dictator the rest kind of wrote itself!